Welcome to Wayra Brazil

Wayra is a world-leading digital startup accelerator program. Present in 10 countries (11 academies), Wayra is part of the most complete open innovation and entrepreneurship program called Telefónica Open Future_.



  • Flexible and individualized in order to face each startup challenge
  • Focused in scale up and transform ideas into successful companies.
  • Financial investment of up to US$ 50K
  • OVER US$ 50K in acceleration services, which includes 1 year of office infrastructure at Wayra Brasil (Next to Avenida Paulista, the financial center of São Paulo), access to a global network of business partners, startups, mentors, investors and specialists.
  • MARKET FIT: opportunity to work with Telefónica’s areas globally and with Vivo in Brazil.


No one has the last word when the subject is technology, as the next digital revolution can arise anywhere. That’s why we are always looking for innovation!! If you have an idea or startup that uses technology to solve the problems of the future, Wayra Brasil may be the right place for your startup to grow. While we do not have open calls, register your business at www.openfuture.org or send your idea in this form here!

Wayra Brazil in numbers.



Wayra Brasil

+ 100


each year

R$ 9,2M


in the accelerated startups

R$ +64M


third party committed






proven its business model

More startups

Tech platform that uses People Analytics, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to recruit the best talents in a fast and efficient way.
First online corporate financial alternative to SMEs. The aim is to provide financing to big company's supply chain using receivables exchange. This is done by linking suppliers to buyers in a competitive environment.
Knowledge Flow Management. Skore is a knowledge hub, which optimizes content flow in an efficient, organized and easy way, besides the great design. All in one place.
Online accountant for SMEs that helps entrepreneurs to open and put in order their companies. Conube has a premium service with a competitive cost.
Wayra Brazil Staff
Renato Valente

Country Manager of Telefonica Open Future_ Brasil

Paulo Braga

Head of Acceleration

Carlos Paglia

Head of Finance

Carolina Morandini

Head of Communications

Sidney Castro


Pedro Riviere

Head of Partnership & Alliances

Aline Alberghini

Administrative Assistant

Where we are

Rua Martiniano de Carvalho, 851 - 2º andar, Ed. Telefonica
01321-001 - São Paulo - SP

Contact us.